Two and a Half Men

Fish in a Drawer

Season 5, Ep 17, Aired 5/5/08
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  • Episode Description
  • CSIs investigate a death at Charlie's house.

  • Cast & Crew
  • Angus T. Jones

    Jake Harper

  • Jon Cryer

    Alan Harper

  • Charlie Sheen

    Charlie Harper

  • Carol Mendelsohn

  • Naren Shankar

  • Fan Reviews (9)
  • The plot bored me to death, and it wasn't funny at all

    By j19000, Jul 16, 2008

  • CSI in Two and a Half Men!

    By seriesguy3998, Aug 06, 2009

  • A CSI parody!!

    By chocboywonder, May 17, 2008

  • Death at Charlie's house!

    By Danny2312, May 17, 2008

  • .

    By SuBmIT95, Oct 24, 2009

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (3)

    • Sloane: Jake, what I want to know is, were you in your uncle's room at any time today? Jake: No, I never go to my uncle's room. Sloane: Why not? Jake: 'Cause all the skin mags are in my dad's room.

    • Jenna: So, are you a friend of the bride or the groom? Alan: Well, the bride is my mother, so... the groom.

    • Evelyn: I just can't believe he'd cheat on me... on our wedding day! Courtney: Excuse me, my father is lying here dead. Evelyn: With his pants around his ankles and lipstick on his hoo-hoo.

    Notes (5)

    • The German episode title is "Eine Leiche zur Hochzeit", meaning "A Corpse at the Wedding". The French title is "Amour à mort", meaning "Love unto Death". The Italian title is "Matrimonio sfortunato", meaning "Unlucky Wedding". The Spanish title is "Pescado en el armario", meaning "Fish in a Closet".

    • International Airdates: Slovakia: January 28, 2010 on Markiza

    • This episode is part of a crew crossover with CSI: Crime Scene Investigation that Chuck Lorre pitched to Carol Mendelsohn. She and her team wrote this episode, and in exchange Chuck Lorre and his team wrote "Two and a Half Deaths" for her show. It also featured a specially reworked opening incorporating CSI's theme song, The Who's "Who Are You".

    • This episode's end titles has Chuck Lorre's Vanity Card #209.

    • Music: "The Man I Love" and The Righteous Brothers' "Unchained Melody", both sung by Evelyn

    Trivia (1)

    • Evelyn says the title Fish in a Drawer in this episode.

    Allusions (1)

    • Many visual elements, including the super-tight zoom-in on—and internal workings of—Jake and the grainy video style of potential death reenactments are borrowed from the CSI franchise.

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